I’d love to take all the credit for creating my books but the truth is that no author works alone. Everyone knows that TV and movies are a collaborative artform but creating a book is often credited solely to the author. It’s true that writers toil away for months, years, alone writing, but there’s much more to book-making than those hours of bliss and torture at the laptop / notepad / typewriter. So, here’s to all the fine humans who have helped in large and small ways in the creation of my new book, Detention. Sometimes it’s just one conversation in…

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Refugee Week 2019

Refugee Week 2019

It can be challenging to put yourself in someone else’s shoes, to imagine what their life might be like on a daily basis. … View Post
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Let Life In

Let Life In

Creativity is at its best when there’s a free flow between truth and fiction, between your world and the world of the story. … View Post
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Book Week 2019

Book Week 2019

In 2019, the Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) Book Week theme is Reading is My Secret Power. Stories are powerful. The ability to … View Post
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